Group of Dr. Traube - Faculty for Chemistry and Pharmacy

Dr. Franziska Traube

Institute of Chemical Epigenetics Munich (ICE-M)

Department of Chemistry, LMU Munich

Room: L00.006

Phone: +49 (0)89 2180 73513


Office address: Würmtalstr. 201, 81375 Munich, Germany

Postal address: Butenandtstr. 5 -13, 81377 Munich, Germany

Curriculum Vitae Dr. Franziska Traube


Born September 1989 in Ulm (Germany, nationality German), one child (born May 2018)


From 08/2022 Liebig Fellow/TUM Junior Fellow - Department of Bioscience (Technical University of Munich (TUM))

From 10/2021 Junior Group Leader – Institute of Chemical Epigenetics (University of Munich (LMU))

From 09/2020 Visiting Scientist - Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Research Group of Dr. Jürgen Cox (Computational Systems Biochemistry), Topic: Metabolomic data analysis

02/2020 – 12/2020

Postdoctoral Research Associate – LMU, Research group of Prof. Dr. Thomas Carell (Department of Chemistry), Topic: Therapeutic nucleic acids

03/2015 – 02/2020

PhD (Dr. rer. nat.) in Organic Chemistry – LMU, Research group of Prof. Dr. Thomas Carell, Title: “Regulation of a-ketoglutarate dependent dioxygenase TET3 – novel insights into epigenetic mechanisms in neurons” (summa cum laude)

09/2015 – present

Bioinformatics, B.Sc. – LMU/TUM (162/180 ECTS)

Since 09/2022 - Bachelor's Thesis Prof. Julien Gagneur (Computational Molecular Medicine - TUM)

10/2009 – 12/2014

Biochemistry, B.Sc. & M.Sc. – TUM , Majors: biochemistry, bioorganic chemistry, biophysics

Additional Research Experience

07/2014 – 12/2014

Internship – Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, USA), Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Marc Greenberg (Department of Chemistry), Topic: DNA lesions in nucleosomal DNA

10/2012 – 03/2013

Student Research Assistent – Helmholtz Zentrum München, Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Timm Schroeder (Research Unit of Stem Cell Dynamics), Topic: Stem cell fate decisions in hematopoiesis

Fellowships and Awards

Liebig Fellowship of the Chemical Industry Fonds (2022 - 2025)

Scholarship of the Daimler and Benz Foundation (2022 - 2024)

Römer-Preis PhD Award (Römer-Stiftung to promote young scientists at the Department of Chemistry/Biochemistry of the LMU) (2020)

FEBS Journal Poster Prize EMBL Symposium “Metabolism meets Epigenetics” (2019)

Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds PhD Fellowship (2015 - 2017)

Friedrich Ebert Stiftung Undergraduate Fellowship (2009 - 2014)